Wairarapa farm forestry

Levett, Allan
February 2010
New Zealand Tree Grower;Feb2010, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p3
The article focuses on the farm forestry in the Wairarapa region in New Zealand. It cites the efforts of the Regional Council to obtain farmer cooperation in planting the river headwaters and eroding hills. The Wairarapa Farm Forestry Association was formed in 1956, with Murray King, soil conservator of the Wairarapa Catchment Board, preparing a list of people likely to be interested in joining the association. The membership of the association, which was originally all farmers, is said to reach it speak in the 1980s.


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